Meet the Team

Simon Bladon BSc., MSc

General Manager

Simon is an Industrial Petrologist with over 30 years experience, specializing in the assessment of buildings and structures for alteration, strengthening, repair and refurbishment.
Simon takes great pride in his work, constantly striving to provide the best possible product, as safely as possible.


  • The use, abuse and performance of natural materials in the built environment.
  • The diagnosis and durable remediation of failures.
  • The design of appropriate inspections, surveys and investigations, safely and effectively to get to the bottom of a problem and provide the Customer with the right answers.
  • Presentations, tailored to suit differing market sectors, structures and problems


+44 (0) 1926 515430 (Office)

+44 (0) 7889 863752 (Mobile)

Nigel Pierce BEng (Hons)

Assistant Manager

Nigel is a Civil Engineer who first joined the Company in 2000 as an industrial placement student and has been with CRL Surveys since he graduated in 2002. He has seen the company grow from a small operating division with just three staff to the business that exists now.

Nigel has over fifteen years experience undertaking and managing the inspection, survey and investigation of a variety of buildings and structures, testing concrete and other materials both within the UK and overseas. He has also been involved in the re-write of industry technical documents including Concrete Society Technical Report 68 Assessment and Repair of Fire Damaged Concrete.


+44 (0) 20 8288 4848 (Office)

+44 (0) 7764 987107 (Mobile)